ERIC Number: EJ508779
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Tribal Colleges: Their Role in U.S. Higher Education.
Hill, Michael J.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n90 p31-41 Sum 1995
Examines the history, current status, and future role in higher education of the nation's 26 tribal colleges. Indicates that they meet the unique educational needs of reservation-based Native Americans better than other higher education institutions. Suggests that tribal colleges should work with other institutions to improve educational quality. (21 citations) (MAB)
Descriptors: American Indian Education, College Role, Community Colleges, Institutional Mission, Rural Areas, Rural Education, Student College Relationship, Student Needs, Tribally Controlled Education, Two Year Colleges
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